Alliant Energy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased LNT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
4.44% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $52.39, the dividend yield is 3.59%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LNT was $52.39,
representing a -0.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.66 and
a 24.12% increase over the 52 week low of $42.21.
LNT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Duke Energy Corporation (
) and Exelon Corporation (
). LNT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.9. Zacks Investment Research reports LNT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.87%, compared to an
industry average of 5.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to LNT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LNT as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOV with an increase of
18.02% over the last 100 days. IJJ has the highest percent
weighting of LNT at 0.86%.